MHG202 - Probable Cairn, Sgarbach


Site of a probable cairn.

Type and Period (1)

  • CAIRN (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2401 BC)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A probable cairn.
Surveyed at 1:2500 Visited by OS 22 July 1982.

A mound slightly hollowed in the centre. There are flat stones within it (info from Mr Robinson, Springwell House, Auckengill).
C E Batey 1982. <1>

A circular, grass-covered mound, 7.5m in diameter and 0.4m high.
Visited by OS 10 September 1965.

This site was visited in June 2009 and observed to be as described. <2>

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Grid reference Centred ND 3730 6387 (14m by 14m) (2 map features)
Map sheet ND36SE
Civil Parish CANISBAY
Geographical Area CAITHNESS

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